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TOP HOUSE FARMHOUSE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: TOP HOUSE FARMHOUSE

List entry Number: 1130621

Location

TOP HOUSE FARMHOUSE, WHITCHURCH ROAD (A41)

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Cheshire West and Chester

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Bickley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 28-Aug-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 55557

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

BICKLEY C.P. WHITCHURCH ROAD (A41) SJ 54 NW (East Side), No Man's Heath 3/14 Top House Farmhouse GV II Farmhouse, now house, circa 1700, of irregular Flemish bond brown brickwork with steep grey slate roof. 2 storeys; 3 windows. Band of 2 separated raised courses of brick at 1st floor; parapet end gables; flush gable chimneys, that to left rebuilt above 1st floor in red brick. Boarded oak door in C19 gabled open porch. Mid C19 iron casements to front; 2 leaded casements at back. Interior: Inglenook in front room left with indications of former inglenook in kitchen behind. Corner fireplaces in front and back right rooms. A chamfered oak beam and oak joists in each front room; ceiling to right room also has diagonal beam parallel with corner chimney. Oak-framed spine wall upstairs. 2 doors of broad overlapping oak boards downstairs, 1 plain broad-board oak door upstairs. Stair of oak with newels, shaped square rail and 2 turned balusters per step.

Listing NGR: SJ5153447952

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National Grid Reference: SJ 51534 47952

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